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View from the Dome: Gov. McMaster’s Executive Budget Calls for Tax Cuts, Rebates for Taxpayers (Jan. 17, 2020)

By |2020-01-17T14:33:38-05:00January 17th, 2020|Advocate, Blogs, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, Regulatory, Tax|

By Copper Dome Strategies Friday, Jan. 17, 2020 IN THIS EDITION: The second session of the 123rd General Assembly convened on Tuesday, Jan. 14. It is the second year of [...]

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SC’s 2020 Legislative Session is Here, so Look to SCACPA’s ‘The View from the Dome’ for State House Developments on Tax Issues

By |2020-01-14T19:31:25-05:00January 14th, 2020|Advocate, Blogs, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership, Membership Page Controls, Public Relations, Regulatory, Tax|

South Carolina’s 2020 legislative session is here. Important debate and decisions on tax legislation will be underway at the State House. That means SCACPA’s “The View from the Dome” [...]

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Volunteering for SCACPA: What’s in it for Me?

By |2020-01-14T12:05:17-05:00January 14th, 2020|Advocate, Blogs, Featured, Grow, Membership, Membership Page Controls|

Volunteering. Hearing that word in connection with a cause that's held near and dear can bring helpful people out of the woodwork.   Hearing it at other times can [...]

View from the Dome: South Carolina’s Pending Tax Bills and Your 2020 Legislative Preview

By |2020-01-17T14:36:06-05:00January 10th, 2020|Advocate, Blogs, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, Public Relations, Regulatory, Tax|

By Copper Dome Strategies Friday, Jan. 10, 2020 In this edition: The second session of the 123rd General Assembly will convene Tuesday, Jan. 14. As this is the second [...]

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State Treasurer’s Office Shares Tools to Help Your Clients Report Unclaimed Property

By |2020-01-17T14:37:52-05:00December 17th, 2019|Advocate, Auditing & Accounting, Blogs, Business & Industry, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership, Membership Page Controls, Public Relations, Regulatory, Tax, Technology|

The following is a message to SCACPA Members from the State Treasurer’s Office: The State Treasurer’s Office recognizes the important role that South Carolina CPAs play in educating their [...]

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SC DOR Public Draft Answers Questions About New Job Tax Credit, Increased Credit Amounts for Tier III and IV Counties

By |2019-11-11T13:19:15-05:00November 11th, 2019|Advocate, Auditing & Accounting, Blogs, Business & Industry, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, Regulatory, Tax|

The South Carolina Department of Revenue has released a 13-page advisory opinion in connection with Act No. 83, enacted May 22, 2019, which substantially increased the job tax credit amount [...]

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SC DOR Releases Public Draft for Internal Tax Appeals Process and Procedure

By |2019-11-11T12:56:54-05:00November 11th, 2019|Advocate, Auditing & Accounting, Blogs, Business & Industry, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, Regulatory, Tax|

The South Carolina Department of Revenue has released an 18-page advisory opinion to update the Department of Revenue’s internal appeals process for tax matters. The primary change is to [...]

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SCACPA Governmental Affairs Committee Monitors BOA Proposals in State Register for Fees, Regulations for Electronic Records

By |2019-10-30T14:00:43-04:00October 30th, 2019|Advocate, Blogs, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, Public Relations, Regulatory|

The Legislative Council of The South Carolina General Assembly published the latest updates to The South Carolina State Register (Vol. 43, Issue 10) on Oct. 25. SCACPA commends all [...]

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Take the RAP Index Survey to Strengthen SCACPA Advocacy and Our Connections to Legislators

By |2019-11-20T12:30:55-05:00October 29th, 2019|Advocate, Blogs, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership, Membership Page Controls, Public Relations, Regulatory, Tax, Technology, Why CPA|

Earlier in 2019, SCACPA launched an important survey to help us grow our advocacy programs and advance our positions on the issues that impact South Carolina CPAs. Members from [...]

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SCACPA Urges SC House Members to Support ‘Fiscal State of the Nation’ Resolution

By |2019-10-14T15:26:07-04:00October 14th, 2019|Advocate, Auditing & Accounting, Blogs, Business & Industry, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Tax|

The U.S. government’s balance sheet indicates that, over time, the nation has an accumulated deficit (from annual shortfalls as of Sept. 30, 2018) of $21.5 trillion. To put that [...]

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View from the Dome: Business License Tax Collection Study Committee Hears from Business Owners About Reform

By |2019-10-07T11:49:58-04:00October 7th, 2019|Advocate, Blogs, Business & Industry, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Regulatory, Tax|

By Copper Dome Strategies Friday, Oct. 4, 2019 In this edition: The Business License Tax Collection Study Committee met on Thursday, Oct. 3. Legislators will have more money to [...]

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State Tax Issue? Meet the SCDOR’s Taxpayer Advocate at Offices Around the State Later This Year

By |2019-10-02T16:09:19-04:00September 26th, 2019|Advocate, Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Regulatory, Tax|

Those who need help resolving state tax issues can visit the SC Department of Revenue’s Taxpayer Advocate across the state beginning in October. The Advocate, who is based in [...]

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BOA Votes for License Fee Increases for 2021

By |2019-09-26T12:53:58-04:00September 25th, 2019|Advocate, Business & Industry, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Regulatory, Tax|

The South Carolina Board of Accountancy voted its approval to raise annual license fees starting for 2021 during a Special Called Meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 24. The vote came [...]

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SCDOR Releases its Tax Legislative Update for 2019

By |2019-09-11T11:19:04-04:00September 11th, 2019|Advocate, Blogs, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Regulatory, Tax|

What were the critical changes in South Carolina’s tax and regulatory laws enacted during the past legislative session? The state’s Department of Revenue has prepared a summary of these [...]

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The Importance of CPA-PAC: Influencing the Decisions that Impact Our Profession

By |2019-09-05T09:38:34-04:00September 9th, 2019|Advocate, Blogs, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls|

The CPA Profession has celebrated a long list of legislative victories, but none of those successes are possible without legislators who listen to and support our position. It is [...]

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LLR is Conducting an Email Verification Drive in Advance of License Renewals

By |2019-09-04T11:30:20-04:00September 4th, 2019|Advocate, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership, Regulatory|

SCACPA members should be aware that the Association has confirmed that the South Carolina Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation is conducting an email verification drive in advance of license [...]

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Chamber of Commerce Poll: 71% of SC Registered Voters Want Simpler Tax Code

By |2019-09-04T11:05:37-04:00September 4th, 2019|Advocate, Blogs, Legislative/Advocacy, Tax|

Tax reform has broad popularity with South Carolina registered voters, and respondents to a statewide poll conducted in August are soundly in favor of adjustments to the state tax code, [...]

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SCACPA Members Talk About the Value of Volunteering During October Month of Service

By |2019-08-28T11:20:44-04:00August 28th, 2019|Advocate, Blogs, Connect, Membership, Why CPA|

We’re getting close to SCACPA’s annual October Month of Service. The Association is proud to offer ways to connect with your peers to make a difference in your community. If [...]

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Why SCACPA Social Media is Important for You to Get the Most out of Membership

By |2019-08-28T11:12:39-04:00August 27th, 2019|Advocate, Communicate, Connect, Educate, Featured, Grow, Membership, Public Relations, Technology|

You can rely on SCACPA’s social media feeds to find the quick, real-time updates about what’s going on with the Association, along with South Carolina news you can use. [...]

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Hello? SC DOR Writes Public Draft About Charges on Your Phone Bill

By |2019-08-20T17:02:15-04:00August 20th, 2019|Advocate, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Regulatory, Technology|

The South Carolina Department of Revenue has released a ruling that addresses the applicability of the sales and use tax to the Dual Party Relay Charge and the 911 Service [...]

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